Marketing Assistant

Macclesfield, Cheshire
£17,250 + bonus
07 Aug 2019
03 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Marketing Assistant – 28 hours per week over a 5-day period

Salary: £17,250 + bonus

Europe-wide leading manufacturer of wood-based panels is looking to recruit a Marketing Assistant, to support their business growth within UK & Ireland out of their new, larger office premises in Macclesfield.

Areas of responsibility:

  • Samples – taking requests and ensuring prompt action; maintaining sample stocks; placing lab sample orders; collating sample binders; liaising with distributors & sales force re sample requirements; regular checking of stocks of brochures / sample swatches / charts.
  • Décor Tables – issuing monthly. Checking for changes e.g. withdrawals against current UK ranges, and alerting sales force.
  • Competitors collections – keep updated and edit our comparison sheets for our decors versus competitors’ decors.
  • Logging of customer complaints on database and follow-up with Commercial Services Manager / various departments in Germany.
  • Answering incoming telephone calls from a variety of customers.

Essential skills:

  • Proficient with MS Office
  • Customer service skills
  • Highly organised & ability to work under pressure – must be able to proritise
  • Good written & verbal communication skills
  • Enthusiastic & positive attitude; team player
  • Flexible and willing to assist other personnel as required

Hours of work:

  • Monday-Wednesday 09:30-17:00 with 1 hr for lunch
  • Thursday-Friday 09:30-14:30 with 45 mins for lunch 


  • 23 days + Bank Holidays

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